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FN2017 Field Notes - Textile Art & Music A talk by renowned textile artist Matthew Harris 21 Jul 2017 19:30 26
SRD2017 British Intelligence: the last fifty years and what comes next. In this talk Sir Richard Dearlove will review how differing threats have shaped the British community from the Cold War to the present day and will examine how it may evolve in today's uncertain world and beyond Brexit' 29 Sep 2017 19:30 49

Field Notes – Textile Art & Music with Matthew Harris
Friday 21st July
Doors Open 7.30pm for 7.45pm start

Tickets: £10 includes a glass of wine
Tickets available from the office, online and David’s Music

The colourful worlds of textiles and music creatively collide together during a special ‘twilight talk’ with the celebrated textile artist Matthew Harris.
Inspired by ancient maps in Shrewsbury the talk takes you through a symbiotic collaboration by composer Howard Skempton and Matthew Harris. If you have an interest in music, textiles or walking this talk may well appeal.
Follow this link for more information: https://fieldnotestour.co.uk

‘British Intelligence: the last fifty years and what comes next’ with Sir Richard Dearlove
Friday 29th September 
Doors Open 7.30pm for 7.45pm start

Tickets: £10 includes a glass of wine
Tickets available from the office, online and David’s Music

Sir Richard Dearlove joined British Intelligence in 1966 and retired in 2004 after five years as the Chief of MI6. He was then Master of Pembroke College Cambridge until 2014.  Since his retirement from the Intelligence Service he has continued to comment extensively on many of the issues now facing the West’s intelligence and security communities. He will review how differing threats have shaped the British community from the Cold War to the present day and will examine how it may evolve in today’s uncertain world and beyond Brexit’.

Sir Richard served as Chief (known as ‘C’) of the British Secret Intelligence Service (SIS), also known as MI6, from August 1999 until his retirement in July 2004.  He was a spy master for thirty-eight years and served in Nairobi, Prague, Paris, Geneva and Washington as well as in a number of key London-based posts.
Sir Richard was elected the Master of Pembroke College, Cambridge, in 2004. Pembroke College, founded in 1347 is the University’s third oldest College.  During Sir Richard’s eleven-year tenure the College was notably successful.
He is now Chair of Trustees of the University of London, a trustee of Kent School, Connecticut, Honorary Fellow of Queens’ College Cambridge, adviser to several international companies, Chairman of Ascot Underwriting and a Director of Kosmos Energy.
He is married to Rosalind, Lady Dearlove.  They have two sons and a daughter.